The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that if Scots law is reformed to criminalise emotional abuse, awareness raising, training, guidance and support is needed for stakeholders, as well as parenting or caring programmes on what ‘the best interests of the child’ means in practice - to avoid criminalising vulnerable parents or carers.

Date:
1 Nov 2018
Level:
Recommendation
Subject:
Health and Wellbeing; Justice
Agreement:
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Notes: